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(psychiatry) a relatively permanent state of worry and nervousness occurring in a variety of mental disorders, usually accompanied by compulsive behavior or attacks of panic

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Participants also indicated the need for more information on treating dental anxieties during their dental hygiene education experience.
In in order for therapy to be effective, the National Institutes of Mental Health (NIMH) at the National Institutes of Health (http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/anxiety-disorders/index.shtml#part_145339) recommends  therapy be tailored to a person's individual anxieties, adding "a typical 'side effect' is temporary discomfort involved with thinking about confronting feared situations."
Thus, patients' thoughts and anxieties will certainly reflect on this.
Student teacher anxieties: four measured factors and their relationships to pupil disruption in class.
Related units should learn the ways to cope with the athletes' anxieties. Preparing athletes for competitions as well and providing necessary psychological support will make them more successful.
To compare the anxieties of students in eight aspects: access to resources, access to services, information search process, mechanical equipments, use of library, library literacy, staff, and the library building.
Ku, Ku, and Ma (2002) found 76% of patients who underwent open heart surgery indicated their anxieties were relieved as a result of a pre-admission education program regarding the open heart procedure.
However, a few researches conducted in this area have shown that there is a significant difference between males and females in their manifestation of fears and anxieties (Makinde, 2000).
It is also reported that mathematically anxious teachers have a tendency to use more traditional teaching methods which focus on procedural aspects of mathematics, and their mathematics anxieties tend to be transmitted to their students (Buhlman & Young, 1982).
Reviewing current knowledge about health anxiety disorders, stressing the need for continuing collaboration between Cognitive-Behavioral practitioners and primary care physicians, outlining recent advances in the treatment of health anxieties, and much more, Treating Health Anxiety is a seminal contribution with emphasis on the practical and a welcome contribution to mental health reference shelves.
McBride's introduction discusses the anxieties experienced by the aristocracy with the rise of the middle class and a primarily urban economy.
It is a powerful experience for a musician to discover that he is not alone with his fears and that many peers, and even teachers, are struggling, or have struggled, with the same anxieties.
This program allows residents of the SCU to participate in a noninvasive, comforting therapy to ease their anxieties. At the Masonic Home, the massage therapist rotates throughout the unit, especially during scheduled activities, because that is when she is able to see a majority of the residents without interruption.
MIAMI BEACH -- It is important for clinicians to be able to recognize the signs of anxiety disorders in children and adolescents and to distinguish them from the ordinary anxieties of growing up, Dr.